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Entertainment of Friday, 15 July 2016


Abraham Attah to be honoured at Africa Youth Excellence awards 2016

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Ghanaian child actor Abraham Attah who rose to fame after his outstanding performance in Netflix produced movie Beasts of No Nation, Abraham Atta will be honoured at the 4th Annual Africa Youth Excellence Awards scheduled to be held on Saturday, July 23rd in Worcester, MA, USA.

The talented young actor will be honoured for his his role in the film Beasts of No Nation.

Abraham Attah joins a list of other African youth impacting society positively in their respective fields.

The Focus of the African Youth Excellence Awards is to highlight the accomplishments of “pursuers” in the areas of art, education, information technology, entrepreneurship, innovation, and humanitarianism.

AYE defines a pursuer as a young person who is striving to gain or accomplish an extraordinary project aimed at highlighting Africa in a positive way. Simply put, a pursuer is a future achiever.

Since casting in Beasts of No Nations, Abraham Attah has won several awards including Black Film Critics Circle’s Rising Star Award, Best Young Actor at Venice Film Festival and many others.